Motivated by the vision of a world where women and their children are free to excercise their human rights, the Women’s Education for Advancement and Empowerment (WEAVE) is committed to teaching women to become socially, economically and politically empowered.

WEAVE was founded in 1990 with the intent to empower indigenous women and support their needs and basic human rights.

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WEAVE: The Right of Refugee Women in Thailand to Work for Economic Self-Sufficiency

Work for economic self-sufficiency is a fundamental human right. However, in many parts of the world, because of political and social upheavals, this right remains ... Continue Reading →

Why Early Childhood Intervention is important?

Childhood socioeconomic disadvantage is associated with reduced ability to benefit from schooling, poorer educational outcomes, a lower likelihood of continuing to tertiary education, and less ... Continue Reading →

WEAVE Foundation one of the winners of the 2014 Thailand NGO awards

On its 4th year of celebrating success and rewarding excellence amongst the best non-profit organizations in Thailand, the Resource Alliance in partnership with the Rockefeller ... Continue Reading →

Launching of WEAVE’s Fair Trade Shop in Mae Hong Son

Mae Hong Son, Thailand – The WEAVE (Women’s Education for Advancement and Empowerment) Fair Trade Co. Ltd has successfully launched and unveiled its Fair Trade ... Continue Reading →

WEAVE A Thread of Hope

“WEAVE’s economic empowerment work is complex yet absolutely essential in addressing the economic disempowerment of refugee and disadvantaged women and their communities through Fair Trade” ... Continue Reading →